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Bessie Stringfield

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Who, When, Wow! Bessie Stringfield

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls

Hey Rebels! Today we’re sharing a special episode from our friends at Who, When, Wow! the podcast about the unsung heroines and heroes from history.Meet Bessie Stringfield, the first African-American woman to travel across America solo! Join Rebecca Sheir as we strap in and hit the roads with Bessie, learning how she trailblazed her way to WOW the world! Check out Who, When, Wow! for more.

24mins

11 Oct 2022

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Bessie Stringfield: Motorcyclist (8/24/22)

Who, When, Wow!

Meet Bessie Stringfield, the first African-American woman to travel across America solo! Join Rebecca Sheir as we strap in and hit the roads with Bessie, learning how she trailblazed her way to WOW the world! Want activities and more based on this episode? Visit whowhenwow.com. Originally aired 6/15/22.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

22mins

24 Aug 2022

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Bessie Stringfield Became Miami’s “Motorcycle Queen”

Cool Weird Awesome with Brady Carlson

It's National Motorcycle Day, so it's a perfect day to tell the story of one of the most legendary riders of all time: Bessie Stringfield, whose cross country trips and daring won her the name "Motorcycle Queen of Miami." Plus: today in Lisbon, Maine, the three day Moxie Festival is getting underway. Overlooked No More: Bessie B. Stringfield, the ‘Motorcycle Queen of Miami’ (New York Times) Moxie Festival Help us rev up for more episodes of the show as a backer on Patreon --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/coolweirdawesome/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/coolweirdawesome/support

3mins

8 Jul 2022

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Bessie Stringfield: Motorcyclist

Who, When, Wow!

Meet Bessie Stringfield, the first African-American woman to travel across America solo! Join Rebecca Sheir as we strap in and hit the roads with Bessie, learning how she trailblazed her way to WOW the world! Want activities and more based on this episode? Visit whowhenwow.com.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

22mins

15 Jun 2022

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Bessie Stringfield: Die Motorradpionierin, die dem Rassismus davonfuhr

HerStory - starke Frauen der Geschichte

**Quellen und Links zur Episode: ** Interviews mit Reporterin Bea Hines vom "Miami Herald" und mit Stringfields Biografin Ann Ferrar im Jahr 2019. Nachruf der New York Times: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/04/obituaries/overlooked-bessie-stringfield.html Ann Ferrars Website https://bessiestringfieldbook.com/ann-ferrar-bessie-stringfield-book-author-biography/ Mein Artikel für den Spiegel im Jahr 2019: https://www.spiegel.de/geschichte/motorrad-pionierin-bessie-stringfield-rebellin-auf-raedern-a-1282775.html Wikipedia-Eintrag zu Bessie Stringfield https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bessie_Stringfield HerStory auf Steady unterstützen: https://steadyhq.com/de/herstory/about

26mins

13 Feb 2022

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Former AMA Board Chair Maggie McNally and 2019 AMA Bessie Stringfield Award winner Genevieve Schmitt

On The Line With The AMA

AMA Life Member Maggie McNally was the first woman to chair the American Motorcyclist Association Board of Directors. Print and television journalist Genevieve Schmitt founded womenridersnow.com and earned the 2019 AMA Bessie Stringfield Award for her pioneering work in the emerging women's market. Listen in as they talk about their early riding years and the impact of women in the motorcycling community.Support the show (https://fs4.formsite.com/AMARacing/form21/index.html)

28mins

9 Nov 2020

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Bessie Stringfield. Modernos de otros tiempos. Temporada 5 Episodio 31. 8/6/2020

Modernos de otros tiempos

Sección del programa de Rpa "La radio es mía" que demuestra que la modernidad es algo que viene de antiguo. Emisión del 8/6/2020, trigésimo primera de la quinta temporada, dedicada a Bessie Stringfield, la primera motorista negra que recorrió todos los estados de EEUU en los años 1930 y 1940. Una pionera que, viviendo su vida, se convirtió en un referente para las mujeres en busca de la igualdad, de las afroamericanas en busca de sus derechos civiles y los amantes del motociclismo.

15mins

8 Jun 2020

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Episode 8: The Motorcycle Queen : Bessie Stringfield

History For Weirdos

This week Stephanie tells us the tale of Bessie Stringfield, the first African-American woman to ride across the United States solo. Stringfield was one of the few civilian motorcycle dispatch riders for the US Army during World War II. From carnival shows to leading biker parades she is the ultimate weirdo - in the best way!--- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/historyforweirdos/support

29mins

24 Feb 2020

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Black History Month Badasses - Bessie Stringfield and Bass Reeves

Dark Windows Podcast

This week we are covering more badasses but, specifically for Black History Month.We start off with a less conventional badass, Bessie Stringfield who broke all the rules that a black woman in the first half of the 20th century was supposed to be following.Then we get into a wildwest law man, Bass Reeves. Bass was born into slavery, escaped and went on to be one of the most effective law dogs who was almost forgotten to history.Go Check us out on Patreon!https://www.patreon.com/darkwindowspodcastWe have a Threadless Shop Now!https://darkwindowspod.threadless.com/Thanks to our sponsor Sudio Headphones, go check them out here: https://www.sudio.com/us/ and put in DARKWINDOWS15 at checkout for a 15% off discount on your purchase!Check us out here:https://cms.megaphone.fm/channel/darkwindows?selected=AOR1672165191Huge thank you to Age of Radio NetworkGo checkout the shows page athttps://www.ageofradio.org/darkwindows/Find us at:https://www.instagram.com/darkwindowspod/https://twitter.com/darkwindowspodhttps://www.facebook.com/Dark-Windows-363596237442341/https://www.instagram.com/broadstone_creations/https://www.instagram.com/speedie802/https://www.instagram.com/kcarleton87/Shoot us and email!darkwindowspod@gmail.comDon't forget to Check out Seth Broadstone's Sponsor!https://gameenvy.net/ and put in BROADSTONE at check out to get 10% off your entire order!Head over to Dicehead Games website and check it out, so many minis, comic books and other cool stuff!http://diceheadgames.com/And don't forget to check us out on Megaphone.fm!check out all the other great shows there as well!Thank you to all our listeners! We literally couldn't and wouldn't do this show without all of you! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 9mins

13 Feb 2020

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Ep. 29 - Bessie Stringfield Rides Across America

History of Color

This month, Allegra and Mariano talk about Ms. Stringfield and her brave adventure and what they wouldn't do.

23mins

14 Jul 2019

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